Expedite at an Acceptance Facility Fill out your DS-11 application and collect your documents. Be sure to include the $60 expedite fee in addition to the normal application fee. Find the acceptance facility nearest you to turn in your application and fees.
Step 2: Prepare Your Application Package Complete your Form DS-11 Application for U.S. Passport on the State Department website. Print your completed application . DO NOT SIGN YOUR APPLICATION . Have a passport photo taken. Photocopy your proof of identity and U.S. Citizenship documents. Calculate your fees.
between 6 to 8 weeks
I’m an adult (16 and older) and I’m applying for the first time
|Passport Book & Card||DS-11||$140|
If you lodge your application for priority processing at a selected Australia Post location and ask for Passport RAPID service, we’ll receive your documents faster . Apply by midday on a business day, and your passport will be ready for you to collect at the nearest passport office just two business days later.
The Automobile Club of Southern California can assist members and non-members with renewing passports and obtaining International Driving Permits that are required in some countries in order for U.S. residents to drive there on vacation. Passports are valid for 10 years from the issue date.
|10 – year validity passport (for persons aged 16 and over)||$298|
|5 – year validity passport (for children under 16)||$150|
|5 – year validity passport (optional for persons 75 and over)||$150|
Passport services are being temporarily suspended because of the pandemic. The U.S. State Department won’t be processing new passports and renewals except for emergency cases because of the coronavirus pandemic, the agency’s website said.
You must submit your completed application, including citizenship evidence, photocopy of ID, photo, and fees, in person at a passport acceptance facility. You may be eligible to apply in person at a passport agency if you are traveling soon. Please see Get My Passport Fast for more information.
New Passport (for adults age 16 and older): For a new adult passport book: $110 application fee and a $35 execution fee. The new total fee is $145. Passport Cards (for adults age 16 and older): The application fee is $30 and the execution fee is $35 . The new total fee is $65.
four to six weeks
Unacceptable Documents The following will not be accepted as secondary evidence of U.S. citizenship : Voter registration card . Army discharge paper. Social Security Card .
Photos for Canadian passports must be taken in person by a commercial photographer or studio. They must also comply with all of our photo requirements. Bring the Passport photo specifications to the photographer or studio to make sure they meet the correct photo requirements.
The biggest difference between a passport book and passport card is that passport cards are only valid to enter Canada, Mexico, Bermuda, and Caribbean countries and territories (see the full list below) and can only be used at land border crossings or sea ports-of-entry.